Master the New-Look
ABS/MBS Market

Every week, Asset-Backed Alert delivers the earliest word on money-making plays emerging from the evolving securitization business, including the worldwide markets for ABS, MBS and CLOs.

Selections from Recent Issues

07/21/2017

Railcar Builder Readies Financing Program

One of the largest railcar manufacturers in the U.S. is positioning itself as a routine issuer of asset-backed bonds.

Read more.

07/14/2017

Fidelity Crafting Vehicle to Purchase ABCP

Fidelity Investments is planning a fund that would buy asset-backed commercial paper, a potential bright spot for a market that has been hurt by a recent...

Read more.

07/07/2017

Barclays to Recommence Trading in Europe

Barclays is back in the business of trading asset- and mortgage-backed bonds in Europe.

Read more.

07/07/2017

Wells Places Spotlight on Trustees

Mortgage-bond buyers are reexamining their exposures to trustees in the wake of Wells Fargo’s move last week to withhold $94 million from investors...

Read more.

06/30/2017

European Buysiders Sizing Up US CLOs

European investors are showing an increasing interest in U.S. collateralized loan obligations.

Read more.

06/23/2017

Regulatory Relief Seen for European Insurers

European Union regulators are considering market-friendly adjustments to their Solvency 2 initiative.

Read more.

06/16/2017

NPL Offerings to Dwindle as RPLs Take Off

A long-awaited transition appears to be taking place in the market for bonds backed by dented mortgages.

Read more.

06/09/2017

Reassured Alphabet Back In Buying Mode

Google parent Alphabet has reversed a contraction in its asset-backed bond portfolio.

Read more.

06/02/2017

Deutsche Targets Non-Qualified Mortgages

Deutsche Bank is positioning itself as an underwriter of bonds backed by home loans that don’t conform with the Consumer Financial Protection...

Read more.

05/26/2017

Jefferies Payout Revealed in Court Filing

Former Jefferies executive William Jennings received a $10 million severance payment from the bank when it forced him out, court documents show.

Read more.

05/19/2017

CLO Pros to Huddle Over Loan Shortage

A lack of fresh assets and continuing regulatory pressures will take center stage at this year’s biggest collateralized loan obligation...

Read more.

05/12/2017

Fitch's Dean to Aid Kroll's Growth Effort

Kroll has hired former Fitch executive Michael Dean as head of issuer relations for its asset-backed bond rating unit.

Read more.
RSS Feed